- Acceptable settlements may fall within a broad range of upper and lower limits.
- There is a general decrease in rainfall and an increase in the range of temperatures experienced as one moves away from the coast.
- Accordingly, there is wide variation in the range of sentences for this offence.
- Few scientists can match the range, depth and scope of his biodiversity knowledge.
- Since then, she has gained a vast range of knowledge in all things equine.
- The play shows her range and ability as a serious actor.
- The source of this parallel intoning of liturgical melody may be traced to the natural range of the human voice.
- For the most part, the vocal ranges are narrow and would be suitable for all voice parts.
- He has what is possibly one of the best male voices and ranges in the pop music world at the moment.
- The economy had reached a turning point, and during the forecast's range, it would end up in an economic recovery phase.
- The accuracy of the method varies within reasonable limits depending on the time range of the forecast for different conditions.
- The range of discourse and debate in news media, though woefully constricted, is still meaningful.
- He takes pains to limit the range and reach of his case against censorship.
- Between them, these two stories give an indication of the range in which his creative genius worked.
- The graph window automatically sizes itself to fit the ranges of values of x and f that occur.
- The following commands are useful in understanding the ranges of values of p for which a given strategy is best.
- You also have to assign the core terms numerical values or ranges.
- The centre has a wide range of classes and activities to choose from for both adults and children.
- The new savings schemes will offer a range of different investment options.
- The bank can offer a full range of products, including trade finance, securities trading and foreign exchange.
- The selected respondent should not have been within hearing range of any previous respondents.
- Play this album and everybody within hearing range is guaranteed to gasp at some point " ooh, I love this one".
- Helen looked around us, making sure no one was following us or within hearing range of what she was about to say.
- The maximum range of those rockets was just over five miles.
- Correspondents say this is a substantial addition to the previously announced range of the country's missiles.
- The minimum and maximum ranges of the missile are 5km and 130 km.
- Look for us calling in once we get back into radio range in a few days.
- Often truck convoys and support units were out of range of each other's radios.
- He was almost in radio range, but he decided to take a break at the Hangman's Pit.
- They warned that by 1948 increased enemy aircraft ranges would permit the extension of these attacks.
- The vehicle has a range of 214 miles with a maximum speed of 40mph.
- The truck's range is great, with the fuel light coming on at around 360 miles.
- Matters are not helped by the fact that the cameras have a range of only 20 yards.
- Its cameras tend to have the highest optical zoom ranges.
- Don't go past the camera's optical zoom range, or you'll be sorry!
- Eastwards the ridge opened out in a series of bumps, dips and peaks, more like a small range of mountains than one single hill.
- By midafternoon they had reached the summit of the first range of mountains, and stopped to rest the horses.
- Ministers face legal action by a local authority for excluding a range of mountains from the Cairngorms National Park.
- Toward central Australia, the land rises more steeply into a higher plateau and rocky ranges, where a number of peaks exceed 1500 m elevation.
- Because walkers can enter and exit the track at numerous locations, including the many gaps and gorges along the ranges, it isn't necessary to complete the whole walk to experience the trail's magic.
- Railways made it possible for people living in the ranges to attend race meetings in nearby towns, visit a nearby doctor or a hospital or even make a trip to Port Augusta or Adelaide.
- Ranchers have to be careful not to put too many cattle on these ranges because overgrazing can lead to erosion.
- Russian knapweed is a problem in ranges and pastures in the western United States, where it grows up to 4 feet tall and takes over otherwise productive land.
- The owner of the range sold out, but he bought new land to open a replacement range.
- A Tory MP has demanded an urgent inquiry after a leaked document revealed radioactive materials were tested at Shoebury's military ranges in the 1940s and 1950s.
- All the U.S. military services use the range at one time or another for a variety of training needs.
- The U.S. military left firing ranges in the Panama Canal Zone littered with thousands of unexploded rounds.
- I want to buy a shotgun and start going to the range.
- This person has the title of ‘Field Captain’ and controls the shooting on the range.
- The gun club has some of the best target ranges in the world but has been forced to use a wartime prefab as an office and clubhouse.
- The pine barrens of New Jersey is the northernmost range of 109 southern plant species.
- Another option is to look at creating corridors between protected lands as a way of expanding the animals' ranges.
- These routes used by migratory birds for passage between wintering and breeding ranges are called flyways.
- The kitchen has an Aga range, wooden shelves and storage spaces throughout.
- They've installed oil-fired ranges and stoves.
- I remember clearly my mother's kitchen with a coal range and the hot water cylinder alongside with a tap on it for hot water.
- They use much less energy than electric ranges.
- With both types of electric ranges, the dials on the back can be in the way when you try to put a very large pot on a rear burner.
- During the Depression in 1931 the company began manufacturing the well-known Atlas electric ranges.
- When Pawson first visited the site five years ago, it comprised a derelict Baroque manor house with ranges of agricultural buildings that framed a large courtyard.
- To the rear of the house are two ranges of traditional farm buildings, characterised by attractive arches.
- It has a delightful old stone bridge, and a fine range of quayside buildings.
- A second parallel range, on the north side, was added a little later in brick, creating a central courtyard.
- Restoration work on the hall and south range began in June last year.
- The south range, with a prospect over the sea, was probably the principal residence, though now inaccessible to archaeology.
- There are in these strata many faults or irregularities, by which the due range of the strata is thrown out of course.
- Direct all the other Stakes according to the Range of the first.
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- The 115 residential units vary in size and in price level, ranging from about $750 to $1750 a month.
- Prices ranged from £25 for a proof of age card to £240 for a set of fake exam qualifications.
- Sample sizes of individual studies varied, ranging from 39 to 220, but tended to be larger than those used in previous work.
- After she'd gone he had drawn up a scorecard, ranging her qualities on one side - her intellectual gifts and vivid, racy conversation - and on the other all the vicious things she'd said.
- The percussionists are ranged round the auditorium, the seats within being arranged to face several different ways.
- We ranged ourselves decoratively across the stairs.
- The lines of people ranged all the way down the long hallway.
- Mellow lights appeared in the old white villas ranged along the beach.
- A curvy center corridor links the public rooms that range along Apollon Deck.
- The type, ranged left, is aligned to the right of this axis.
- With columns this narrow, it is better to range the type left.
- The all-lowercase type is ranged both left and right on the vertical axis.
- The Italian question ranged Austria against Italy, which claimed the Austrian province of Venetia, and allied with Prussia in April 1866 to get it.
- He was left to represent himself in court, where he was ranged against council and Barbican Venture lawyers.
- Britain, Piedmont-Sardinia, the United Provinces, and Austria were ranged against them.
- Mosquitoes breed in static water and the emerging adults can range up to two miles.
- This species once ranged over an enormous area.
- He knew that the cat had once ranged throughout the Southwest.
- She noticed his eyes ranging over her body.
- He let his eyes range freely up and down her body, lingering particularly on her legs.
- My eyes range over the familiar faces and I receive nods and smiles from every direction.
- After the meal, they had sat in the front room and the conversation had ranged over a wide variety of topics.
- The discussions ranged over a wide variety of subjects, but it was the philosophy of medicine that attracted the largest numbers.
- Our discussion ranged over a huge array of topics.
- The time between laser ranging the target and firing is approximately two seconds.
- Since artillery is not being used much, do the fire support teams still have the ground-laser teams used for ranging and target identification?
- Flash-to-bang time, laser ranging, and map estimation cannot be used.
Middle English (in the sense 'line of people or animals'): from Old French range 'row, rank', from rangier 'put in order', from rang 'rank'. Early usage also included the notion of 'movement over an area'.
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- Marines still have to learn how to accurately shoot an rifle at a range of 500 yards.
- The missiles can theoretically hit a target up to a height of 10,000 ft and at a range of up to five miles.
- The ray, which proved effective at a range of 160 feet in testing in early July, projects from an antenna that can be mounted on the roof of police cruisers.
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